Literacy 2.0: Inside Dolly Parton’s Literacy Project

Bill Harvey with Dr. Jo Anne Deshon

Dolly Parton’s Literacy initiative is called the Imagination Library project. The program gives a book a month to over 600,000 children from zero until their fifth birthday. Beginning in Tennessee, the program now reaches over 1200 communities in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Tune in and discover how this program is promoting literacy in the 21st century.

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David Dotson is currently the President of The Dollywood Foundation of USA, Canada and UK. He oversees the international replication of Dolly’s Imagination Library. His responsibilities include planning, administration, public relations, and providing general support to Dolly Parton Productions.
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